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California COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Extended

California’s requirement for COVID-19 supplemental paid sick leave has been extended through September 30, 2022 for employees to care for themselves or a family member - a child, parent, spouse, registered domestic partner, grandparent, grandchild,...
10 May 2022

News, 2022 Updates

Covid-19 Return to Work Agreement

The “Covid-19 Return to Work Agreement with DGA, IATSE, SAG-AFTRA and Teamsters/Basic Crafts,” which took effect July 19, 2021 and extends through April 30, 2022, outlines Covid-related requirements (vaccine, quarantine, sick pay, testing, etc.) for...
24 February 2022

News, Budgets, 2022 Updates, Labor Relations News

2022 W-4 and State Withholding Forms

All 2022 new hires must complete a W-4 and some states have released new withholding forms.
26 January 2022

News, 2022 Updates

Minimum Wage Increases for 2022

A number of states have announced minimum wage increases for 2022. More changes could be announced, so employers should continue to monitor the rates for further changes.
17 January 2022

News, Budgets, 2022 Updates

2022 IATSE Low Budget Theatrical Agreement Updates

At GreenSlate, your production’s success is our mission, so we've outlined the 2022 IATSE Low Budget Theatrical Agreement updates to assist in budgeting, hiring crew and determining benefits contributions.
16 December 2021

News, Budgets, 2022 Updates, Labor Relations News

2022 FICA Increase

The Social Security wage base has increased from $142,800 to $147,000 for 2022, which increases the maximum individual contribution by $260.40.
13 December 2021

News, Tax, 2022 Updates

Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) Updates for 2022

With the mass unemployment that resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic, many states have had to borrow from the Federal government in order to pay unemployment benefits.  As a result, many states currently have outstanding loans to the government that...
15 November 2021

News, Budgets, 2022 Updates

California COVID-19 Employer Updates

California COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave
11 August 2021

News, COVID-19 Updates

Minnesota Adds New Film and TV Production Tax Credit

Lawmakers in Minnesota have agreed on a deal to create a $5 million-a-year tax credit for film and TV production. The legislation, the first of its kind in the state, is being viewed as a way to revitalize Minnesota’s film industry after COVID.
07 July 2021

News, Budgets, Incentives, 2021 Updates

All-in-one production accounting and entertainment payroll web app now available from GreenSlate.

Learn how television and film production offices will benefit from GreenSlate’s new all-in-one application.
25 May 2021

News, Digital Solutions, 2021 Updates